Friday, 28 February 2014

Unsure about what language to use when discussind mental illness?

Are you aware of the preferred language when referring to mental illness? Check out  pic.twitter.com/SIAhvSKxm1

List of current OzHelp Projects for 2014

Check out just a few of the current projects that OzHelp Foundation staff are working on at the moment here
https://ozhelp.org.au/site/current_projects.php

Start a new conversation today

Can you help someone feel they're not alone? Belonging: It actually makes us as strong as steel pic.twitter.com/VrM4ZnBViJ

OzHelp staff conduction sessions in 3 states today!

OzHelp staff are out onsite today in NT, WA and ACT delivering BBQ, HHC and TTU sessions.
For more information on what OzHelp can offer your workplace
www.ozhelp.org.au
1300 OZHELP - 1300 694 951

Tips and suggestions for a 30min lunchtime walk

 30 min. lunchtime walk today anyone? Check out the new physical activity guidelines at
http://www.abc.net.au/health/thepulse/stories/2014/02/12/3942684.htm#.UvqqCgLr7WI.twitter

OzHelp ASIST workshop on March 20-21st 2014

OzHelp is hosting a workshop where you can learn to recognise and respond appropriately to a person at risk of suicide. Find out about ASIST here
https://ozhelp.org.au/site/events.php?task=detail&id=0126

Registrations close March 14, 2014

Thursday, 27 February 2014

OzHelp Foundation: helping tackle the difficult issue of suicide

Suicide is a significant social problem in Australia today. Reduce the risk before it becomes a crisis. Learn about Conversations for Life here
https://ozhelp.org.au/site/lifeboat_and_conversations_for_life.php


Suicide and language: Why we need to avoid using the ‘Commit’ word. Read more here
http://www.psychology.org.au/Content.aspx?ID=5048

University of Sydney sort course on suicide prevention

Check out this short course on suicide prevention being hosted by the University of Sydney’s BMRI here
http://sydney.edu.au/bmri/education/short-courses/suicide-prevention.php

Course starts March 15

List of all events OzHelp is hosting this year

Missed registering for the first of the brand new Conversations for Life (C4L) workshops? Check out dates for the rest of the year here
https://ozhelp.org.au/site/events.php

Wednesday, 19 February 2014

Tuesday, 18 February 2014

Wednesday, 12 February 2014

OzHelp recommending other services to help you out

February is FebFast. Got a bad habit you want to break? Find out more here
http://febfast.org.au/

Everyday, people can do amazing things. Check out details here
http://www.everydayhero.com.au/home/about_us

Change the conversation about body image today! Find out more here
http://thebutterflyfoundation.org.au/awareness-campaigns/

Friday, 7 February 2014

Information about the Apprentice Housing Project

OzHelp is getting behind an important project in Canberra for 1st and 2nd year trade apprentices. For more info here

New OzHelp A.L.E.R.T. App

Check out info on mental health, safer gambling and other healthy lifestyle tips on the new OzHelp A.L.E.R.T. app

Need help making this the year to quit smoking

Make this the year to quit smoking! Find out how here

A donation with a difference

A donation with a difference! Read more here

Free booklets for healthy eating

Download free recipe booklets for healthy, cost saving eating here

Reduce the risk of suicide before it becomes a crisis

How do you reduce the risk of suicide before it becomes a crisis? Find out more here https://ozhelp.org.au/site/lifeboat_and_conversations_for_life.php